Controller

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Wilmington, Ohio
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 06, 2024
Ref
2741889415
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
Controller

Are you an experienced finance professional ready to take on a leadership role? Our client is seeking a Controller to provide strategic financial guidance and oversee the accounting and finance operations of their dynamic organization. If you're a proactive leader with a passion for driving financial excellence, this opportunity is for you.

Overview
As the Controller with our client, you will be responsible for leading the finance team and providing strategic direction to ensure the financial health and success of the organization. Reporting directly to the VP of Finance, you will oversee all aspects of accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, and internal controls. If you're a results-driven leader with a strong background in finance and accounting, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements for domestic and foreign manufacturing operations, ensuring compliance with GAAP and other regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and oversee the budgeting and forecasting processes, collaborating with department heads to align financial plans with strategic objectives.
  • Manage month-end and year-end closing processes, including payroll accounting, accruals, and reconciliations, to maintain the integrity of financial reporting.
  • Coordinate and oversee financial audits, liaising with external auditors and ensuring audit readiness.
  • Establish and maintain robust internal controls and accounting policies to safeguard assets and optimize financial operations.
  • Provide strategic financial analysis and insights to senior management, supporting decision-making and driving business performance.
  • Mentor and develop finance staff, fostering a culture of excellence, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA designation preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive accounting and finance experience, with at least 5 years in a senior leadership role.
  • Strong technical expertise in accounting principles and financial reporting standards.
  • Experience in manufacturing environments highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and ERP systems.
  • Exceptional leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams.
  • Proven track record of driving process improvements and implementing best practices.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

Benefits
  • Competitive salary package
  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment

If you're a strategic thinker with a passion for financial leadership, we encourage you to apply for the Controller position with our client. Join us in driving financial excellence and shaping the future success of our organization. Apply today to take the next step in your career journey.